28 Feb '12, 3am

Singapore gov doesn't want more singaporeans to have university education

Singapore gov doesn't want more singaporeans to have university education

Ajohor 5/9/11 21:26, the key point is REALLY and UNCONDITIONALLY provision of the opportunity at level playing field for individual to have an education to full potential. University should not just viewed as trained to be employed. This is a problem of nation building where links tightly education to only employment. Indeed, this is a very short-sighted policy. While the education is planned for economic development, it cannot be too rigid. Education is to improve the intellectual capital of the country so that more people can read, write and speak properly, have basic knowledge and have critical thinking. This is where education contributing to innovation and entrepreneurship later. There will be higher chance to have a person like 'steve job' or 'bill gate' if the general population education level is higher. The graduate who opts to be taxi driver reflects the person h...

Full article: http://singaporemind.blogspot.com/2011/09/wikileaks-govt-...

Tweets

what do you want?

proudduck.com 04 Mar '12, 7pm

When they asked me that, I sat down for a bit. Gosh… it’s such a simple question, yet it really makes you think about life...

Let justice flow like a mighty river

anilnetto.com 27 Feb '12, 2pm

In the past 12 months, we have painfully witnessed the demolition of several historical buildings, some illegally. The lat...

Read the following story shared by this blogger...

thefinance.sg 28 Feb '12, 10am

We were talking about the major incidents that happened during the past eight years and that’s when the topic shifted to o...

So 25% of Singaporeans who renounced citizenship, are those who got citizenship then got another.

So 25% of Singaporeans who renounced citizenshi...

straitstimes.com 28 Feb '12, 5am

Home Affairs Minister Teo Chee Hean said in Parliament on Tuesday that an average of 1,200 Singaporeans had renounced thei...

About 1,200 Singaporeans renounce citizenship a...

todayonline.com 28 Feb '12, 6am

SINGAPORE - An average of 1,200 Singaporeans renounced their citizenship every year between 2007 and 2011. Of these, 300 w...

1,200 Singaporeans give up their citizenship ye...

sg.news.yahoo.com 28 Feb '12, 10am

About 1,200 Singaporeans give up their citizenship yearly, said DPM Teo. (Yahoo! file photo) Around 900 Singapore born cit...

What Do You Really Want Out of Life?

motherearthnews.com 04 Mar '12, 1pm

This advice pertains to all goals, from personal improvements like being more patient or more loving, two of my life-long ...

Cram-free education lowers math abilities: Japan

asiaone.com 26 Feb '12, 4am

By Keiko Katayama and Mina Matsumoto The Yomiuri Shimbun/Asia News Network Sunday, Feb 26, 2012 The recent study by the Ma...

@seriousandy can o worms. short answer: you want.

godshot.blogspot.com 03 Mar '12, 1am

the idea that Duane is going to "cash out" and leave in a year or two is something that only someone who doesn't know him ...

SNA - 1,200 Singaporeans give up their citizens...

Yahoo! Singapore News, 28 Feb 2012 Around 900 Singapore born citizens and 300 naturalised citizens give up their citizensh...

Terrifying video envisions a world where educat...

grist.org 28 Feb '12, 5pm

Step for a moment into this chilling alternative reality, in which fine young men and women believe “gravity is just a the...

Like for reals? I want!!!! #obsessed #IrisVanHe...

solestruck.com 10 Mar '12, 8pm

Dutch fashion designer Iris Van Herpen started her own signature label in 2007 after completing an internship with the lat...